Actor | Producer
One of his biggest fans was Daniel Day-Lewis, who use to watch Postlethwaite perform on stage frequently during his impressionable years as a youngster. It was Day-Lewis who recommended him for the father role in In the Name of the Father (1993).
I refuse to be typecast, and I'll have a go at anything so long as it's different, challenging, hard work and demands great versatility.
Often played very devious characters
Peter William Postlethwaite
Warrington, Lancashire, England, UK
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK
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